Overview & Responsibilities
We currently have a full time opening for a Funeral Director/Arranger at Olinger Highland Mortuary & Cemetery in Thornton, CO. This is the opportunity to be part of the Dignity Memorial® provider network and grow your career in the funeral, cremation and cemetery services business. For us, there is no greater responsibility than celebrating each life like no other and making a difference in the lives of people we serve.
Services client families during funerals visitations, and interment. Assists with caring for the deceased in a respectful manner. Provides customer service in all areas of helping client families following the loss of a loved one. Provides exemplary personalized and professional service. Assists in the implementation of choices made by the families/legal representative regarding the funeral, final disposition of the body and memorialization of the individual. Ensures customer needs are met directly or through appropriately licensed individuals.
Requirements & Qualifications
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Who we are. What we do.
We’re more than North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe.
We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. We believe creating meaningful ways to pay tribute to a loved one begins with compassion and is shaped by the understanding that each life is truly unique. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.
SCI offers advanced on-line training resources, career advancement opportunities in the largest organization in the industry, attractive benefits, and a wonderful community to serve with plenty of culture and personality. For additional information regarding our company, please visit our corporate site at.
As used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.
Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V
For more information, contact Kevin L. Wood, Location Manager, Olinger Highlands Mortuary & Cemetery.
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The Mount Olivet Cemetery Association; Archdiocese of Denver Mortuary at Mount Olivet, Inc.; St. Simeon Cemetery Association, (collectively, the Entities) is seeking a full-time, benefit eligible, Funeral Director in Wheat Ridge, CO. The Funeral Director reports to the Location Manager of the Archdiocese of Denver Mortuary. This position is responsible for providing customer service in all areas of helping client families achieve peace following the loss of a loved one by providing exemplary personalized service. The Funeral Director implements choices made by the families regarding the funeral, final disposition of the body and memorialization of the individual. This position is the primary contact with a client family and interacts with the family to fulfill its death care needs. The duties of the Funeral Director must be performed consistent with company mission and values and adherence to company policies and procedures and in doing so upholds the social teachings of the Catholic Church (the Church).
High School diploma or equivalent, or related experience;
Minimum 1-year experience working as a Funeral Director;
Valid driver license.
Finalists will be screened for Criminal Background, Education and Employment Verification and Motor Vehicle Records.
The employer requires an application (application form located on archden.org/careers), resume and cover letter, sent via email no later than 3/3/2018 to: firstname.lastname@example.org (Please include “Applicant-Funeral Director” in the subject line)
About the Employer
Mt. Olivet Cemetery was consecrated in 1892 and is located on the western side of the Denver Metro area in Wheat Ridge, Colorado. It is the largest cemetery in Colorado containing 392 acres. St. Simeon Cemetery was consecrated in 2004 and is located on the eastern side of the Denver Metro area in Aurora, Colorado. The Mortuary is located on the grounds of Mt. Olivet Cemetery and was opened in 1981. These entities serve the Catholic Community of the Denver metro area and its various parishes, missions, and apostolates and other members of the general public regardless of their religious affiliation.
Colorado Funeral Directors Association, P O Box 631664, Highlands Ranch, CO 80163-1664 U.S.A.